The Good The LG Cosmos 3 from Verizon features a surprisingly sharp display, is equipped with a four-row keyboard, and it's free with a contract.
The Bad The Cosmos 3's camera doesn't have a flash and can't record video, and its Web browser is too cumbersome to even bother navigating.
The Bottom Line Though the Cosmos 3 is free with contract, you're better off paying more for a comparable handset, like the Samsung Intensity III.
Free, but still not worth it
Contrary to its overselling name, the LG Cosmos 3 is anything but "out of this world."
True, it's just a feature device, and while it's good for anyone looking for a simple handset that's ideal for messaging, this phone brings little to the table that thedidn't already offer.
And really, what's the point of making another iteration if it's nearly identical to its predecessor? Users still get the same 2-inch screen, same measly 1.3-megapixel camera, and same battery specs. It even sports the same look for the most part.
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